Conisbrough & Denaby Main
Heritage Group


Researched and written by Carol Narey for use in the
Conisbrough & Denaby Main Heritage Newsletter



CONISBROUGH COUNCIL – Tenders for houses on Windmill Estate   
Taken from the South Yorkshire Times 6th June 1953

Conisbrough Urban Councils Housing Committee received the following tenders for the erection of 54 houses on the Windmill Estate.  

6 type G:

Mr J Unwin @ £2814.16s per pair.
Messrs Bramall and Ogden £2760
Messrs C Mellekin Ltd £2695
Mrssrs S G & A E Burdett £2657.12s

12 Type H:

Mr J Unwin £5556 per block of 4
Messrs Bramall & Ogden £5410
Mollekin £5300
Burdett £5292

18 Type J

Unwin £2814.16s per pair
Bramall & Ogden £2760.16s
Mollekin £2660
Burdett £2657.12s

18 type K

Unwin £2814.16s per pair
Bramall & Ogden £2740.12s
Mollekin £2695
Burdett £2657.12s

The Committee recommended that subject to Ministry approval the tender of Burdett for 12 type H @ £15876 and 18 type J @ £23918.8s. be accepted.